Daily News: The Custom-Made Beer Tap Craze, The Rising Stature of Blended Whiskey

Beer taps

Your daily dose of news and happenings from around the drink-o-sphere:

– In the increasingly crowded field of craft beer, breweries are turning to custom-made beer taps to lure customers.

– Andrew Jefford suggests that English Sparkling wine is beginning to show real staying power.

– Alcademics interviews Robert Simonson about his new book, A Proper Drink.

– Finally, Forbes reports on the rising stature of blended whiskies.

[Photo: Flickr/Chris Caines]